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2017 Recycling Calendar

The 2017 Recycling Calendar is available for download in the site documents repository.

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2017 BCUA Recycling Events


2017 BCUA Hazardous Waste Collection Events

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Free rabies shot program on January 3 & January 12, 2017

The Bergenfield Health Department will conduct its annual rabies vaccination program for cats and dogs on Tuesday, January 3rd 4PM to 6PM and Thursday, January 12th, 6PM to 8PM at the Department of Public Works Garage. You may license your pet as well at this time but license renewal will continue by mail or in person through the month of January. The DPW garage is located directly behind the Bergenfield Borough Hall at 198 North Washington Avenue. All dogs must be leashed and cats should be in an approved animal carrier for their safety.

Dogs and cats may be vaccinated as early as three months of age and MUST be re-vaccinated within one year after the animal’s initial immunization. After that, the animal is required to be revaccinated every three years.

IMPORTANT: If your pet’s rabies vaccination expires anytime in 2017 you must VACCINATE your pet in January of 2017 in order to obtain a 2017 license.

Further questions can be directed to the Bergenfield Health Department at 201-387-4055 Ext. 5.

Bergen County Winter Wonderland from November 25 through January 15

Bergen County Winter Wonderland is coming to Bergen County from Friday, November 25th thru January 15th. Come enjoy winter-themed family fun as Van Saun County Park transforms into a winter-paradise fit with two rinks for ice-skating, Santa’s North Pole Workshop, a heated hospitality tent, premier food trucks in New Jersey, an indoor/outdoor beer garden, and rides on the Bergen Express Winter Train Ride! For more information please visit our website at Bergen County residents will no longer have to pay a toll or cross a bridge or tunnel to have the excitement of Bryant Park or Rockefeller Center.

Sustainable Jersey and Community Garden (video)

Bergenfield Health Department offers flu vaccination

The 2016-2017 flu season will closely be approaching us. The Quadvalent Flu vaccine is now available for area residents from the Bergenfield Health Department. Vaccination is administered in the Health Department's Community Health Rooms located at 198 N. Washington Avenue by a public health nurse. Ages 6 months through adulthood can schedule a vaccination. There is a $15 administration fee for the vaccination. A home visit by a public health nurse can be scheduled as well for the home bound at no extra cost. Children attending preschool in New Jersey are required to receive a flu vaccination to remain in school this winter season. Pregnant women and those who have chronic health conditions are more at risk from complications of flu like illnesses. Please contact the Bergenfield Health Department at 201-387-4055 option 5 to arrange for your vaccination.

Bergenfield Awards & Recognition

CLICK HERE to view Bergenfield's awards & recognition, from such sources as ValuePenguin.